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Old 09-04-2003, 08:17 PM   #1
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Switch desktops

How do I switch desktops? I tried switchdesk kde and startkde, and startkde works, but it opens KDE inside of GNOME, so I still get the GNOME menus, but the KDE thing is where the desktop would be.
Old 09-04-2003, 08:25 PM   #2
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make a file in your home directory called .xinitrc and in it put exec gnome-session and then go into a terminal and type startx and it should bring gnome or if you want to switch back just put exec startkde instead
Old 09-04-2003, 08:37 PM   #3
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ah, thank you


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